On the 19th of September 2014, Tim attended the BDA seminar on Bio-aesthetics and the advanced use of composite in aesthetic and functional rehabilitations at the Hotel Russell in London.
The course learning objectives were to use rationale and clinical procedures to restore smile aethetics and tooth wear with minimal tooth preparation and destruction using composite materials.
The seminar was given by Dr Didier Dietschi DMD, PhD, Privat-Docent, from the The Geneva Smile Center and University of Geneva, Switzerland.
Dr Didier Dietschi was licensed in 1984 and got his doctoral and Privat Docent degrees in 1988 and 2004, respectively, at the University of Geneva, Switzerland. He also got a PhD degree in 2003 at the University of ACTA, Netherlands. Following a six year period of full time teaching and research activity in operative dentistry and periodontology, he started working part-time in a private office in Geneva, dedicated to aesthetic restorative dentistry. He now holds positions of adjunct Professor at CASE Western University (USA) and senior lecturer at the University of Geneva. Dr Dietschi has published more than 80 clinical and scientific papers and book chapters on adhesive and aesthetic restorations; he also co-authored the book Adhesive Metal-free Restorations, edited by Quintessence and translated in seven languages. Dr Dietschi is lecturing internationally on adhesive and aesthetic restorations.